the aspiring yummy mummy

My adventures into Motherhood

Pregnancy 1 vs pregnancy 2

I’m nearly at the end of my second pregnancy, and while it hasn’t been a vastly different ride, there have been a few things that I’ve noticed… And not noticed…. … Continue reading

December 2, 2012 · 2 Comments

Countdown to baby 2

With less than a month to go til Sofia’s moi moi (little sister) arrives, I’m feeling pretty calm considering. The cot is made up and waiting at the end of … Continue reading

November 20, 2012 · 2 Comments

Ohhhhh poop!

Have you ever held a fresh warm poo in your hand? I have, it’s gross….. I recently purchased a potty in the hopes of Sofia showing signs of readiness for … Continue reading

October 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

Tiger Mum? Nope, Dragon Mum!

Had an interesting conversation with my Mum the other day, who quipped a little disappointingly that “none of her kids turned out like her” and by that she means neither … Continue reading

July 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

Baby number 2

Yay me! I’m pregnant again! It was actually a bit of a surprise and I really didn’t think that I was pregnant. Stupid of me not to realise considering I’ve … Continue reading

July 3, 2012 · 2 Comments

Just a Mum part 2

I’m officially a stay-at-home-Mum. I handed in my resignation a few months ago and how do I feel? Not remorseful that’s for sure. Of course, at my work leaving lunch … Continue reading

July 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Breastfeeding hints and tips

My best friend is about to pop! Any day soon I reckon 🙂 So I sent her a big email concerning breastfeeding and she was so impressed, she recommended I … Continue reading

June 29, 2012 · 2 Comments

Ciao baby!

We recently got back from a trip to Italy. It was fab, the weather was amazing, Sof learnt to walk, and Italians everywhere love babies! Our itinerary was Venice for … Continue reading

June 28, 2012 · 1 Comment

Zero WOW factor

Last Sunday my little family took a punt on an untried kid-friendly cafe that had a fairly nice write up on Clapham Mums called Wonderland of Wishes. Sounds promising….. We … Continue reading

April 18, 2012 · 1 Comment

Ballpit barney

On Friday I went to Jelly Bugs soft play cafe in Kingston to meet Jen and Lochie for some play time. Sof really enjoyed herself, clambering over all the toys … Continue reading

March 12, 2012 · Leave a comment